The well-written Game of Thrones books by George RR Martin are full of engaging dialogue and memorable quotes. Quotes that are fast becoming part of popular culture even after the television series wound to a close earlier this year. Quotes that thrill writers for their simplicity and insightful observations that can be applied to most scenarios in life and even to the investment world.

"Chaos isn't a pit. Chaos is a ladder." - Lord Littlefinger to Lord Varys on power and his intention to seize it...

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